School Admission Arrangements 2018/19

Closed 13 Jan 2017

Opened 21 Nov 2016

Results expected 3 Feb 2017

Feedback expected 28 Feb 2017


Bristol City Council is responsible for setting the admission arrangements for all Community and Voluntary Controlled schools in the city. This consultation includes the proposed new intake oversubscription criteria and co-ordinated admission schemes for the 2018/19 school year.

Also included in this consultation are the proposed arrangements for a number of 'own admission authority' schools - academies, foundation and voluntary aided schools.

Why We Are Consulting

All admission authorities are required to consult on their proposed admission arrangements at least every 7 years or when changes are proposed and we would like to know your views.

What Happens Next

All responses will be considered before the arrangements are agreed. This will be by 28 February 2017 The arrangements will be published on the Bristol City Council and/or schools' websites by 15 March 2017.

Final arrangements, along with other information for parents and application forms will be published in September 2017.


  • Ashley
  • Bedminster
  • Bishopsworth
  • Brislington East
  • Brislington West
  • Clifton
  • Cotham
  • Easton
  • Eastville
  • Filwood
  • Frome Vale
  • Hillfields
  • Horfield
  • Knowle
  • Lawrence Hill
  • Lockleaze
  • Redland
  • Southmead
  • Southville
  • St George West
  • Stockwood
  • Stoke Bishop
  • Windmill Hill


  • Expert Stakeholders
  • Parents, carers and guardians
  • Community & Voluntary organisations


  • Children and young people
  • Education and early years